Application Security

Find Weaknesses, Learn From Them, Get Stronger

Proactive security creates opportunities for businesses to leverage technology with confidence. In the world of business applications, it is not enough to only detect vulnerabilities and patch the problems. Proactive organizations learn to apply security before problems can be introduced into your environment, reducing the amount of vulnerability-chasing, code-patching, and attack-blocking required in the future. That amounts to more time moving forward, and less time looking backward fixing. All Security PS application security services are designed to help your organization take strides in reducing not only immediate risk, but also the future risk associated with the applications you rely on for business.

Application Security Assessments & Penetration Testing

Know how you will stand against modern attacks and understand your risks at the application layer. Leveraging a streamlined assessment methodology designed from the ground up to identify and address a full range of application layer risks, Security PS offers assessments and penetration tests that can be tailored to meet your security goals. Whether the application is cloud, mobile, web, client-server, mainframe, or service architecture, we have you covered. All of our engagements offer full knowledge transfer and consulting to ensure customized recommendations are applicable, clearly communicated, and actionable.
  • Web Application Security Assessments & Risk Analysis
  • Web Services Assessments
  • Thick Client/Desktop Applications
  • Architecture Security Reviews
  • Authentication Processes Analysis
  • Threat Modeling
  • Code reviews and Critical Area Code Reviews
  • Establishing secure coding requirements and patterns

Mobile and Tablet Application Security Reviews

Mobile and tablet applications offer a powerful platform for business. With this platform comes a new set of security requirements that must be considered and assumptions that must be challenged when evaluating application-layer risk to an organization. Security PS can help you evaluate the security risks associated with mobile and tablet applications, whether these applications are used internally by employees or provided externally to customers or partners.
  • iPhone/iPad iOS applications
  • Android applications
  • Server-side mobile services
  • Mobile Authentication Processes
  • Mobile application architecture
  • Cloud technology architecture

Secure Software Development Processes and Services (Secure SDLC)

It's proven: real software security comes from the software development process. Oh, its important to find vulnerabilities in existing code, but the real value comes when development teams can create new designs and code that benefit from years of proven security lessons. Integrate security into the full software development process: streamline lightweight security activities into development, seamlessly connect IT Security/Risk Management goals with actual development activities, and watch your organization's application security posture solidify from the inside out.
  • SecDev Enrichment Program: leverage our expertise to meet core SDLC, Training, and Assessment requirements
  • Software Security Knowledge Base (SSKB): Implement proven development requirements and proven security patterns
  • Analysis and review of existing SDLC, help taking steps for improvement
  • Secure Development Process Services: Leverage the expertise of Security PS in your process, on your team
    • Program Development, consulting, and workshops
    • Ongoing Developer Education: Security Requirements, Practices, Validation; Industry Updates
    • Architecture, design security reviews
    • Validation testing, milestone assessments
    • Threat modeling and attack surface analysis

Application Security Training for Developers

In order for any secure development effort to be feasible and sustainable, an effective education program must be implemented to ensure developers are well equipped to meet requirements and contribute to the culture. Developer security education is also required in most regulated industries as a fundamental necessity for secure software development. Security PS has developed kick-start primers, lab-based boot camps, and ongoing education programs that not only meet compliance requirements, but are specifically designed to equip developers for success and boost adoption of internal secure development practices and processes.
  • Top application layer risks, vulnerabilities, and attacks
  • Proven AppSec practices and principles for defending modern attacks and increasing security posture
  • Presented by professional and experienced practitioners in the field
  • Instructor led and lab-based courses available to meet specific needs
  • A variety of course formats designed for:
    • On-boarding new developers, Application Security primers and refresher classes
    • Hands-on learning courses with instructor lead labs
    • Ongoing education, internal lunch-and-learns and conferences

Trusted Application Security Experts

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